Nikon Announces 16.2MP Coolpix A Compact Camera with DSLR-size Imaging Sensor (Hands-on Preview)

Posted by on Monday March 4, 2013 | Uncategorized

Nikon-A_BK_front34l_loNikon is the latest imaging manufacturer to unveil a compact camera packed with an imaging sensor equal in size to what you’d find in an entry-level digital SLR. The company just officially announced the Coolpix A, which squeezes a 16.2-megapixel  APS-C-sized (DX-format) CMOS sensor into a camera body big enough to fit in your pocket.

We had some hands-on time with a prototype of the Nikon Coolpix A last month and the camera is surprisingly small and portable for what’s housed inside.

Read more about this intriguing new compact from Nikon here.




RMSP to Launch a New Eight Month Program for Career Minded Students

Posted by on Tuesday September 6, 2016 | Uncategorized

(Sponsored by RMSP) Rocky Mountain School of Photography (RMSP), based in Missoula, Montana, will be launching a new eight month program in 2017 that will be tailored to students who are serious about pursuing a career in photography. With a working title of Professional Intensive, the curriculum team at RMSP is putting the finishing touches... More

In Honor of World Photography Day, Here’s the Most Popular PDN Photos of the Day

Posted by on Friday August 19, 2016 | Fun, Uncategorized

Here at PDN, every day is World Photography Day. But in recognition of August 19th’s international holiday dedicated to celebrating passion for photography, PDN‘s editors are bringing attention to some of the most popular photographs that you, our readers, have enjoyed over the past three years. We’ve dug through our archives to showcase some of the most popular... More

Tote Your Tools in Style with Capturing Couture’s Fashionable Camera Bags

Posted by on Friday August 12, 2016 | Photo Gear, Uncategorized

Scrolling through the latest camera bag releases, you’ll undoubtably find variety in the category: messenger bag versus backpack, side zip versus top zip, ultra padding versus light and nimble. But to the dismay of many a fashionista, one common thread runs among many of them: solid colors. Enter Capturing Couture’s latest line of camera bags: a collection... More